Erie Lackawanna 'erielack' E-Mail List Photo Archive

P1010019.jpg   Original: 1200 by 900 pixels - Current: 1200 by 900 - 100%
                          Try your mouse wheel too!

Previous Image - P1010010.jpg P1010020.jpg - Next Image

From: "Palmer, Brian" palmerb AT toysrus DOT com
Date: Sun, 2 Oct 2005 14:48:29 -0400
Subject: RE: (erielack) DL&W Kingston, Pa. / 1960s
"P1010019.jpg" - image/jpeg, 421832 bytes, 1600x1200 (24bit)


Let me revise a typo for West "Nanticoke".

Also IIRC the Hunlock Creek station still exists between West Nanticoke and

Here are some more recent views of the Bloom. Kingston Roundhouse, Old Forge
station, West Nanticoke looking west, and Susquehanna River bridge at West
Pittston on the Bloom.


-----Original Message-----
From: Palmer, Brian [mailto:palmerb AT toysrus DOT com]
Sent: Sunday, October 02, 2005 11:14 AM
To: 'JKB'; 'Dad'; 'Erie Lackawanna Mail List';
Subject: RE: (erielack) DL&W Kingston, Pa. / 1960s


There are few other locations on the northern end of the Bloom that still
have significant DL&W structure still standing:

Taylor, station serves as yard office for CP.

Old Forge, Station and trestle over the Lackawanna River.

West Pittston, Trestle over Susquehanna River nice vantage point from
Susquehanna St, Hitchner Bisket, Connecting track to abandoned interchange
with the West Pittston & Exeter.

Kingston, as you mentioned the 10 stall roundhouse, the intact rail ends
just railroad east of the roundhouse, walk railroad west and there are
trestles for the main of the Bloom as well as the trestles that once went to
the Woodward Colliery.

West Nanticoke, DL&W station, PRR trestle over the Susquehanna River.

Hope this helps.


This email message is for the sole use of the intended recipient (s) and may
contain confidential and privileged information. Any unauthorized review,
use, disclosure or distribution is prohibited. If you are not the intended
recipient, please contact the sender by reply email and destroy all copies
of the original message. To reply to our email administrator directly, send
an email to
Toys "R" Us, Inc.


Image EXIF Data:
Image Creation Date   0000:00:00 00:00:00
Image Capture Date   0000:00:00 00:00:00
Image Digitized Date   0000:00:00 00:00:00
Model   C700UZ
Exposure Time   1/200 Sec.
Aperture   f5.6
Focal Length   5.9mm
ISO Speed Rating   10 (100)
Metering Mode   Multi-Segment/Pattern
Exposure Bias   0 EV
Exposure Program   Program Creative
Light Source/White Balance   Automatic
Flash   Flash Not Fired;
Software Version   v357-78
X Resolution   72 Pixels/Inch
Y Resolution   72 Pixels/Inch
YCbCr Positioning   Datum Point
Exif Image Height   1200 pixels
Exif Image Width   1600 pixels
EXIF Version   0210
FlashPix Version   0100
Compressed Bits Per Pixel   2
Max Aperture Value   f2.8
ColorSpace   sRGB
Component Configuration   YCbCr
Special Mode   Normal; Seq 0
JPEG Quality   SQ
Macro   No
Digital Zoom   x1
Firmware Version   SX357

Click Here or on the corner X to close this window.

    All photos are the property of the original photographer unless otherwise noted and are to be used for personal viewing purposes only.

    The use of these photos on any website or other distribution media is strictly forbidden without the express consent of the image copyright holder.

    Linking directly to this page is permitted as long as " Erie Lackawanna Email List Photo Archive" is creditted on the linking page.